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Simcoe County > Secondary Suites

Secondary Suites Program

​​​​​​​​The Secondary Suites Program provides funding of up to $30,000 per unit for the creation of a secondary or garden suite which is an effective means to increase the supply of affordable housing.​​

Application intake for the Secondary Suites Program is year round. However, funding is limited and is provided on a first-come first-served basis to eligible applicants.

For application details, review the Application Package.

For more information on Secondary and Garden Suites, read this fact sheet.

For a list of Frequently Asked Questions, check out the Secondary Suites FAQ.​

Maximum Market Rents and Maximum Tenant Income – 2022-23 d​etails here.

For more information on the Secondary Suite Program process, review this flow chart.

For more information about secondary suites and Ontario Building Code requirements, please visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing's Second Unit Innovation Guide.